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Did you mean: tangle, tanglei, tangli, tanglou, tongle, tonglei ?

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to mix together (disparate substances) / to mingle / a mix / to be tangled up with
HSK 6
to intertwine / to band together (with) / to link up (with) / twisted / tangled / confused / to be at a loss
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  *缠* | 缠* | *缠
to wind around / to wrap round / to coil / tangle / to involve / to bother / to annoy
to be in a tangle / to nag
tangled and complicated (idiom)
intricate / complicated / tangled / involved / to synthesize
uneven and jumbled (idiom); irregular and disorderly / in a tangled mess
lit. quick sword cuts through tangled hemp (idiom); decisive action in a complex situation / cutting the Gordian knot
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  *紊* | 紊* | *紊
involved / tangled / disorderly / confused / chaotic / Taiwan pr. [wen4]
lit. tangled skein / in a tremendous muddle / confused
to tangle up / to twist together / to wind
disheveled / tangled
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  *苧* | 苧* | *苧
(used as a bound form in 薴烯|苧烯, limonene) / tangled / in disarray
to pluck a pearl from the black dragon (idiom, from Zhuangzi); fig. to pick out the salient points (from a tangled situation) / to see through to the nub
tangle of vines / fig. complications
to tangle with / to get involved / to pester
lit. quick sword cuts through tangled hemp (idiom); decisive action in a complex situation / cutting the Gordian knot
lit. try to straighten out silk threads only to tangle them further (idiom) / fig. to try to help but end up making things worse
lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow (idiom); fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.
lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow (idiom); fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.
lit. pull up a plant and the roots follow / fig. also involving others / inextricably tangled together / Invite one and he'll tell all his friends.


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